Borgo Scopeto Chianti Classico 2001
Produced from Sangiovese grapes, Chianti Classico Borgo Scopeto ages in oak barrels of various capacities (20 Hl barrels and barriques) for 12 months.
After a further 5 months' refining in the bottle, it has an intense bouquet with hints of soft fruits. To the palate it is well structured and reveals a good harmony between the tannic and acid components.
Accompanies: a wine for the whole meal, particularly suitable for serving with pasta and rice, all meat dishes and cheese that is not too ripe.
A wine for the whole meal, particularly suitable for serving with pasta and rice, all meat dishes and cheese that is not too ripe.
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Borgo Scopeto is an old and well-established estate producer of Chianti Classico.
It is a true borgo - a hamlet with its own church, post office, town center, and residences. Elisabetta Gnudi Angelini owns Borgo Scopeto, along with Altesino, Caparzo, and Doga delle Clavule, and she and winemaker Massimo Bracalente are responsible for all aspects of the production of Borgo Scopeto wines. The first bottle of Chianti Classico with the Borgo Scopeto label dates back to 1990.